Curriculum Vitae

Szakmai önéletrajz magyarul
Name: Zoltan SZABOLCS MD, PhD, Med.Habil
Date of Birth: October 23, 1951
Middle School: József Attila grammar-school Budapest, 1966 - 1970.
Excellent grade graduation.
University: Semmelweis University Budapest, Faculty of Medicine, 1971 - 1977. Summa cum laude
Board certifications: 1981: general surgery
1984: vascular surgery
1986: cardiac surgery
Scientific degree: Candidate of medical science (PhD) – 1993; Thesis title: "Connection Points in the Surgical Treatment of the Coexisting arteriosclerotic cardiovascular diseases"
Habilitation: Semmelweis University – 2009; Habilitation thesis : "Cardiac surgical aspects of the Marfan syndrome"
Second degree: Health Services Management; Semmelweis University, Budapest: 1996-1998.
Knowledge of languages: English and German
Foreign study trainings: 1986-88: England, Leeds General Infirmary Heart Surgery Department; 1993: three-weeks course at St.Joseph 's Heart Instuite, Tampa, Florida"Medical Business, Clinical and Patient Resources Preceptroship" ; 2006 and in 2007: Two-weeks courses Hamburg: VAD implantation training
Professional societies: The Hungarian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (President 2003-2006); the Hungarian Marfan Foundation (President); Danubian Forum of Cardiac Surgery (Hungarian national delegate); European Club of Young Cardiac Surgeons (ESYCS) (Hungarian national delegate); Hungarian Society of Cardiology (member); Hungarian Society of Surgery (member); Hungarian Society of Transplantation (member); President of the Hungarian Heart Transplantation Waiting list Commitee
Surgical trainings: Surgical Department at Győr County Hospital - 1977-82; Vascular Surgery Department of Semmelweis University (Budapest) - 1982 – 1984; Cardiac Surgery Department of Semmelweis University - from 1984
Current position: Head of the Cardiac Surgery Department of the Semmelweis Univerity, Budapest; Associate teaching professor in Cardiac Surgery at the Medical University in Tirgu Mures (Romania)
Cardiac surgery activity: The full range of adult cardiac surgery, especially the surgical treatment of the thoracic aorta, the surgical treatment of the cardiovascular complications of the Marfan syndrome; Cardiac transplantation. Surgical director of the Cardiac Transplantation Program at the Semmelweis University.
Publication activity: Original publications in foreign-language journals: 20, IF:22,405; Publications in Hungarian journals: 42; Independent citations: 57;Oral lectures at Hungarian and international congresses:121
Book / Chapters: Barankay-Darvas - Szabolcs: Perioperative Treatment of the Cardiovascular Diseases, Published in Budapest, 2009
Awards: “Pro Societate Commemorate Coin” of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology (2008); "Hungarian Stars" Award for the first Hungarian artificial heart implantation (2008)
Family background: Married: Wife: Katalin Bőcs MD, senior radiologist. Two children: Andras 30y, lawyer, Nóra 28y, veterinary. One granddaughter: Blanka,6 weeks
Budapest, September 21, 2012.
Phone: 00-36-20-825-8050